The Falls Church School Board has appointed Matt Hills as the next principal of George Mason High School effective immediately. Hills has served as Assistant Principal for the last three years, as well as holding the duties of Principal of the George Mason Summer Academy, and coordinator for the Hybrid Learning Academy and the Dual Enrollment Program.
Falls Church City Public Schools is providing notice to all that special education records for students with disabilities who graduated in 2011 will be available until August 1, 2016. To retrieve these records, please call 703-248-5630 or visit the office at 800 W. Broad St., Suite 203. After this date, the records will be shredded in accordance with the Virginia Public Records Act 42.1-76 through 42.1-91 of the Code of Virginia.
As we wind down from a very busy year, I want to take a moment to say 'Thank You' to all of our wonderful volunteers who have worked tirelessly on everything from raising funds, serving on an advisory organization, or helping implement new and innovative programs. FCCPS relies tremendously on our School Affiliated Organizations and our community for support, and I am grateful for all that you have done this year on behalf of our staff and students.
The Falls Church City School Board adopted its budget for the 2016-2017 school year during a special meeting on May 27. The vote follows an unprecedented 11th budget work session in which Board members considered suggested reduction of $912,600 to its proposed budget from staff, administrators and school affiliated organizations.